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Hosted by Skye Jethani and friend (and former Big Idea employee a long, long time ago) Josh Lindsay, "The Movie Proposal" is a deep dive into movies from two thoughtful Christian guys. Check it out and tell us what you think!

The Movie Proposal Skye Jethani and Josh Lindsay

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Hosted by Skye Jethani and friend (and former Big Idea employee a long, long time ago) Josh Lindsay, "The Movie Proposal" is a deep dive into movies from two thoughtful Christian guys. Check it out and tell us what you think!

    Episode 78: Just Mercy

    Episode 78: Just Mercy

    TMP 78:
    Something Old:
    Josh’s: Mississippi Burning (1988): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0095647/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
    Skye’s: Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner (1967) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0061735/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1
    Something New: Just Mercy (2019): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4916630/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
    Josh’s Proposal: Just Mercy is a must see film, especially for people living in White Suburbia, like me.
    Skye’s Proposal: Christians out there struggling with the idea that ‘social justice’ is part of our calling as Christians… need to see this movie.
    Something Borrowed: We need to talk about an injustice https://www.ted.com/talks/bryan_stevenson_we_need_to_talk_about_an_injustice?language=en
    13th: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5895028/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1
    Something Blew:
    Josh’s: HumansofNY https://www.instagram.com/humansofny/?hl=en
    The Two Popes: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8404614/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
    Skye’s: Schitt's Creek: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3526078/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
    Jason’s:  HBO’s McMillion$ https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9148598/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0

    • 46 min
    Episode 77: Knives Out

    Episode 77: Knives Out

    Something Old:
    Josh’s: Murder on the Orient Express (1974): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0071877/
    Skye’s: The Name of the Rose (1986) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0091605/
    Something New: Knives Out (2019) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8946378
    Josh’s Proposal: Christian filmmakers can learn a thing or two from Rian Johnson
    Skye’s Proposal: Knives Out wonderfully illustrates Jesus’ teaching that a good tree bears good fruit and a bad tree will bear bad fruit.
    Something Borrowed: https://www.americamagazine.org/arts-culture/2019/12/13/knives-out-review-whodunnit-thrilling-gospel-message
    Something Blew:
    Skye’s: Just Mercy: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4916630/
    LEGO Masters: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9615014/
    Josh’s: Once Upon a Time in Hollywood: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7131622/
    John Wick 3: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6146586/
    Jason’s: HBO's The Outsider https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8550800

    • 33 min
    Episode 76: Star Wars Episode 9: The Rise of Skywalker

    Episode 76: Star Wars Episode 9: The Rise of Skywalker

    Episode 76:
    Something Old:
    Josh’s: The Abyss (1989) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0096754/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
    Skye’s: Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0080684/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
    Something New: Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2527338/
    Josh’s Proposal: It’s an OK film that suffers from lack of leadership.
    Skye’s Proposal: A long and convoluted simile.
    Something Borrowed:
    The 7 Biggest Problems With ‘Star Wars Episode IX: The Rise Of Skywalker’ https://www.forbes.com/sites/erikkain/2020/01/09/the-7-biggest-problems-with-star-wars-episode-ix-the-rise-of-skywalker/#452de5ae627c
    The Rise Of Skywalker Is The Most Frustrating JJ Abrams Film:
    Something Blew:
    The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel: https://www.google.com/search?q=marvelous+mrs+maisel&oq=marvelous+m&aqs=chrome.0.0l2j69i57j0l4j69i60.2024j0j7&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8
    The Crown: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4786824/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
    Succession: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7660850/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1
    The Morning Show: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7203552/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
    Skye’s: Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge https://disneyparks.disney.go.com/star-wars-galaxys-edge/
    Jason’s: Knives out (2019): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8946378/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1
    Jojo Rabbit (2019): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2584384/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0

    • 1 hr 11 min
    Episode 75: The Irishman

    Episode 75: The Irishman

    Something Old:
    Josh’s: Bugsy Malone: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0074256/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
    Skye’s: Godfather Part II:  https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0071562/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1
    Something New: The Irishman (2019) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1302006/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
    Jason’s Proposal: The Irishman is a good movie that would have made a fantastic miniseries
    Josh’s Proposal: The Irishman is a tragic allegory of when we worship god over God
    Skye’s Proposal:  The Irishman resembles many mega churches/ the cult of celebrity
    Something Borrowed: Guillermo del Toro Pens Sweeping Tribute to Martin Scorsese’s ‘The Irishman,’ ‘The Work of a Master’:
    Something Blew:
    Blew Chunks: 6 Underground: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8106534/?ref_=nm_flmg_act_9
    Blew Mind: Parasite: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6751668/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
    Blew Mind: The Imagineering Story: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9331982/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1
    Blew Chunks: Top Gun: Maverick: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1745960/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
    Jason’s: December 15th, 2019

    • 42 min
    Episode 74: Ford v Ferrari

    Episode 74: Ford v Ferrari

    Something Old:
    Josh’s: Glengarry Glen Ross: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0104348/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
    Skye’s: Tucker: The Man and His Dream: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0096316/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_8
    Something New: Ford V Ferrari: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1950186/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
    Josh’s Proposal: Ford V Ferrari succeeds because it knows the right questions to ask. “Who are you?”
    Skye’s Proposal: Illustrates why it’s important to orbit the giant hairball.
    Something Borrowed: Fact or Fiction?
    Something Blew:
    Frozen II: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4520988/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
    A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3224458/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
    Once Upon a Time in… Hollywood:
    No Time to Die:
    Jason’s: HBO’s Watchmen: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7049682/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0

    • 37 min
    Episode 73: The Mandalorian Chapters 1 & 2

    Episode 73: The Mandalorian Chapters 1 & 2

    Something Old:
    Josh’s: Amazing Stories (1985): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0088478/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1
    Skye’s: Blazing Saddles (1974): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0071230/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1
    Something New:
    The Mandalorian (2019): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8111088/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1
    Josh’s Proposal: The Mandalorian is a win for Disney+
    Skye’s Proposal: The Mandalorian is the best Star Wars storytelling since Return of the Jedi in 1983, however, that is a very low bar.
    Something Borrowed: Skye and Jason
    Something Blew:
    Josh’s: Standup Comedy, like, in general.
    Blew Chunks: Dumbo (2019) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3861390/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1
    Blew Mind: The Front Runner (2018) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7074886/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1
    Blew Mind: Doctor Sleep (2019): https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5606664/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1

    • 59 min

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